Dutch bank ING to restrict oil and gas infrastructure funding

ING has unveiled plans to introduce funding restrictions that will target oil and gas infrastructure as it seeks to align with its climate goals.
How was the first year of EU Taxonomy reporting?

How was the first year of EU Taxonomy reporting?

As firms finish their first annual EU taxonomy reporting procedures, Position Green taxonomy expert Tony Christensen has looked back on some of the pain points and lessons to be learned.
How should firms handle double materiality assessments for ESRS?

How should firms handle double materiality assessments for ESRS?

 The implementation date of CSRD is quickly approaching, but how can firms approach the double materiality assessment processes? Position Green recently hosted a webinar to help firms prepare. 

Europe leads as ESG investment funds surge 9%

Market analysis by digital identity security experts ID Crypt Global has found a 9% year-on-year rise in the number of ESG investment funds.

Eoliann lands €1.35m in a funding raise

Eoliann, an Italian benefit corporation that makes climate risks more predictable, has snared €1.35m in a funding round.

Greenspark lands £1m to aid firms measure climate action

Greenspark, a firm that encourages businesses to take climate-friendly actions, has scored £1m in a seed funding round.

CMA publishes guidance on business environmental cooperation

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has published new guidance on how competition law applies to environmental sustainability agreement between firms.  

Investment consultancy Redington introduces stewardship platform

Redington, an investment consultancy, has unveiled a platform designed to enable asset holders to take greater control of stewardship. 

Carbon accounting firm nZero lands $16m in Series A

nZero, a near real-time carbon management and accounting platform, has scored $16m in a Series A funding round. 

EY unveils ESG blockchain platform

EY has launched EY OpsChain ESG on its Blockchain SaaS platform to provide a single view of CO2 emissions for businesses.

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Top two deals make up lion’s share of FinTech funding this week

Two large deals of $296 and $93m respectively stole the show in this weeks FinTech funding round up. 

What are the governance, risk and compliance trends to watch?

In a recent post by RegTech firm ViClarity, the company outlined some of the key governance, risk and compliance trends to watch.
Red Flag

Foresight and Uncapped fuel Red Flag Alert’s growth with £4.5m boost

Red Flag Alert, a credit risk data and risk intelligence firm based in Manchester, has bagged £4.5m in funding.

FCA bans referral fees to protect struggling consumers

The FCA has banned on referral fees for certain debt advice providers in an effort to support consumers facing financial difficulties.

Tink, ecolytiq merge FinTech and sustainability with carbon tracking feature

Open banking firm Tink and ecolytiq, a vanguard in climate engagement solutions, have come together in a collaboration.

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